Obituary

Delmer Ray Matthews

Age 70, a resident of Farmington passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at his home. He was born November 4, 1946 in Prairie Grove, Arkansas, the son of Raymond Lacy and Kate Ethel (Alexander) Matthews.

Delmer graduated from Prairie Grove High School in 1964, served in the National Guard and was a member of the Lincoln Riding Club. He was a member of the Summers Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife Barbara Ann Matthews; three daughters Paula Smith and husband Donnie of Green Forest, Carlita Justus and husband Brett of Fayetteville and Kelsey Matthews of Farmington; six grandchildren Danuel Smith, Savannah Smith, Clayton Smith, Cedric Justus, Aubrey Justus and Lucy Justus.

The family will receive friends Friday, July 7, 2017 6:00-7:00 PM at Luginbuel Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, July 8th, 2017 at Summers Missionary Baptist Church in Summers. Burial will be in the Dutch Mills Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Danuel Smith, Clayton Smith, Cedric Justus, David Payne, Lonnie Cantrell, Beetle Bailey and Ed Bailey.
Funeral Service

2:00 pm
Summers Missionary Baptist Church.
Visitation

6:00 pm
Luginbuel Funeral Home.
Final Resting Place
Dutch Mills Cemetery
North, Row 23, Space T
General

Nov 4, 1946

Jul 4, 2017

70

Tributes

Barbara and Girls, Clark and I are so very sorry for your loss, Delmer was a very unique individual, He always had a story to tell and the time to tell it as long as there was Black coffee. He was a wonderful father and always wanted the best for his girls. He will be missed. Please know your family is in our prayers and if you need anything please call.
Clark Reed - Friend
My heart aches for your family. Prayers for your comfort.
Joe and Vickie Murray - N/A
Barbara I am so sorry to hear about Delmer. I haven't seen y'all in years, but glad I was able to see you last year. My heart goes out to you.
Joe Crawford - friend
Paula, so sorry about your Dad. May God wrap his loving arms around you and comfort you and all the family as only HE can do.
Lin McClenning - friend
Barbara ...we are so sorry for your loss this week. Shirley sends her condolences as well.....sorry that we haven't seen you since Paul's passing. Just note to let you know that we thought a lot of Delmer and we hope we can see you all in Heaven if not sooner.
Lynn Spradley - cousin
Barbara and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Lou Ann Eversoll - Friend
Barbara, Paula, Carlita, and Kelsey, I'm Very sorry to hear that Delmer passed away. I hope God will bring you comfort and strength in the days ahead. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. May peace be with you, Corey, Robby, Addi, Parker, Garner, Peyton, & Riley
Robby Funk - Friend
Funeral Service

2:00 pm
Summers Missionary Baptist Church.
Visitation

6:00 pm
Luginbuel Funeral Home.
Final Resting Place
Dutch Mills Cemetery
North, Row 23, Space T
General

Nov 4, 1946

Jul 4, 2017

70